September 29, 2014
Island Health (Vancouver Island Health Authority) is one of BC’s seven health authorities. With 19,000 employees and 1,900 physician partners, Island Health provides a comprehensive range of progressive health services to the 765,000 residents of Vancouver Island and adjacent coastal communities.
Island Health has been selected as one of: Canada's Top Employers (2010-2013), BC’s Top Employers (2010-2014) and Canada’s Best Diversity Employer (2012-2014). We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan as well as competitive wages. Learn more at: www.viha.ca/careers.
Reporting to the Manager, Project Management Office (PMO), the Project Manager, IM/IT works with other IM/IT Project Managers to coach and guide staff in all aspects of PMO processes, templates and the Project Management Information System (PMIS). The Project Manager, IM/IT plans, organizes and controls all activities associated with the management of projects through the PMO Project Management Methodology ensuring documentation for all projects is prepared, current and of high quality throughout each project's lifecycle. The Project Manager, IM/IT also manages, updates and modifies PM processes and tools as appropriate while ensuring integration with the PMIS as it relates/impacts to the these processes. In addition, this position provides training support.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
A level of education, training and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Business Administration, Health Information Science or Computer Science and seven years’ (7) experience working within or directly with a health care system including experience as a project manager and/or program manager.